U.S. International Investment Agreements by Kenneth J. VandeveldeU.S. International Investment Agreements by Kenneth J. Vandevelde

U.S. International Investment Agreements

byKenneth J. Vandevelde

Hardcover | April 16, 2009

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U.S. International Investment Agreements is the definitive interpretative guide to the United States' bilateral investment treaties (BITs) and free trade agreements (FTAs) with investment chapters. Providing an authoritative look at the development of the BIT program, treatment provisions,expropriation, and other provisions, Kenneth J. Vandevelde draws on his years of investment treaty and agreement expertise as both a former practitioner and a scholar. This unique and well-organized book analyzes the development of U.S. international investment agreement language and strategy withintheir historical context. It also explains the newest changes to the model negotiating text (US Model BIT 2004) and additional treaties.
After graduating from Harvard Law School, Professor Ken Vandevelde practiced law for three years with the Washington, D.C., law firm of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver and Kampelman and then joined the Office of the Legal Adviser at the U.S. Department of State. At the State Department, his responsibilities included the negotiation of b...
Title:U.S. International Investment AgreementsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:816 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:April 16, 2009Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195371372

ISBN - 13:9780195371376